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blackstone is following the california showdown over what's in your meals. and whether you have the right to see it on the label. >> why are they afraid of me knowing? >> this i captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news." >> jeff: good evening, everyone, i'm jeff glor, as the final weekend of campaign 2012 draws to a close the race for the white house could not be closer. the latest polls indicate a virtual tie. taking no chances the candidates are chris crossing swing states. we begin with nancy cordes who is with the obama campaign in cincinnati tonight. >> reporter: president obama joined forces this weekend with his most powerful supporter, former president bill clinton who took on romney with relish. >> he's tied himself in so many knots trying to say he didn't oppose what he clearly opposed that i expect any day he will be offered a job as a chief contortionist at cirque du soleil. >> reporter: mr. clinton is being dispatched to four cities in pennsylvania tomorrow to give a last minute offensive by the romney camp in that typically blue state. mr. obama brings up th
the pentagon is facing. california's vote for higher taxes for schools. carter evans talks to teachers and kids. >> we want to have a good life, we want to have great careers. >> jeff: and on this veteran's day lee cowan hears from parents who lost their only child to a man wearing an afghan army uniform. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news." good evening, everyone, i'm jeff glor, two days after the abrupt resignation of cia director david petraeus more details are emerging about the chain of events that lead to his depar ture. we begin tonight with bob orr in washington. >> good luck, sir. >> reporter: sources say the down fall of cia director david petraeus was rooted in jealousy. the f business, uncovered evidence of an affair between petraeus and his biographer paula broadwell after she sent harassing messages to another woman who broadwell thought was too close to petraeus. source have identified the second woman as 37-year-old jill kelley of the tampa area. cbs news has been told kelley is a civilian without does work for the u.s. central command. p
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. >> i'm dana king. taxpayers just handed california another $6 billion. that's a six followed by nine zeros. and when $6 billion is up for grabs, a lot of people want a slice of that pie. cbs 5 reporter joe vazquez and the first signs of a prop 30 feeding frenzy. joe. >> reporter: that includes uc- berkeley students here who say they are just tired of all those tuition hikes. demonstrating in the driving rain, a couple of hundred uc- berkeley students gathered this afternoon to let their voices be heard. >> why do the 1%ers hate us so much? >> reporter: two days after passing prop 30 which infused millions know public education statewide many bemoan the fact it may have little immediate impact on how much they pay. >> the point is not that we need to re-fund education. we need to completely restructure it. and we need to put our priorities need indicating students. >> reporter: uc officials applaud the passage of prop 30 but make it clear there is no new money. >> there is no infusion of cash from proposition. we
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